About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
- 9/21/1982--Introduced.Condemns the recent massacre of Palestinians in Lebanon. Extends the sympathy of the Congress to the families of those murdered and to the Palestinian community. Expresses the regret of the ...
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The “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 409” means this is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress. A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.
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TO SUSPEND THE RULES AND PASS H. CON. RES. 409, A MEASURE CONDEMNING THE MASSACRE OF PALESTINIANS IN LEBANON. (MOTION PASSED;2/3 REQUIRED)Sep 24, 1982 midnight
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|title=H.Con.Res. 409 (97th)
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|date=September 21, 1982
|quote=A concurrent resolution regarding the massacre of Palestinians in Lebanon.